A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 81 km WSW of Nikolski, Alaska (50 miles). The temblor was reported at 09:50:29 / 9:50 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -169.9086° West, latitude 52.5796° North, depth = 70.03 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/01/21 / 2021-01-28 09:50:29 / January 28, 2021 @ 9:50 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 70.03 km (44 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000dg5v. Event ids that are associated: ak0211agpeon, us6000dg5v.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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